Enron's Skilling Could Get Early Release

Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 8:36 AM ET

The former CEO of Enron, who is serving a 24-year prison term for his role in the energy giant's epic collapse, could be near an agreement to reduce his sentence, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn. (Correction: In this video, Cohn says Skilling's college-age son committed suicide. He actually died from an accidental drug overdose.)